There are a number of how-to guides to assist you when working with the databank or conducting field surveys.
Making decisions about establishing plots
Data standards (2.02 MB)
Note: many data quality issues can be addressed during data entry. See the NVS Express data entry manuals below for details.
NVS Express Guides
Using NVS Express to enter and analyse your data
Data Entry Manual (3.07 MB)
Summary & Analysis Manual (23.2 MB)